instantaneousness
noun see instantaneous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • instantaneousness — instantaneous ► ADJECTIVE 1) occurring or done instantly. 2) Physics existing or measured at a particular instant. DERIVATIVES instantaneity noun instantaneously adverb instantaneousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Instantaneousness — Instantaneous In stan*ta ne*ous, a. [Cf. F. instantan[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. Done or occurring in an instant, or without any perceptible duration of time; as, the passage of electricity appears to be instantaneous. [1913 Webster] His reason saw… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • instantaneousness — See instantaneity. * * * …   Universalium

  • instantaneousness — noun condition of being instantaneous …   Wiktionary

  • instantaneousness — in·stan ta·ne·ous·ness || ‚ɪnstÉ™n teɪnɪəsnɪs n. immediacy, quality of occurring in an instant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • instantaneousness — in·stan·ta·ne·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • instantaneousness — noun the quickness of action or occurrence the immediacy of their response the instancy of modern communication • Syn: ↑immediacy, ↑immediateness, ↑instancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑instant ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • De Broglie–Bohm theory — Quantum mechanics Uncertainty principle …   Wikipedia

  • immediacy — noun 1. lack of an intervening or mediating agency (Freq. 6) the immediacy of television coverage • Syn: ↑immediateness • Ant: ↑mediacy • Derivationally related forms: ↑immediate …   Useful english dictionary

  • immediateness — noun 1. lack of an intervening or mediating agency the immediacy of television coverage • Syn: ↑immediacy • Ant: ↑mediacy (for: ↑immediacy) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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